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Posted 08/04 · 11:46 AM · SCMR Editorial
Pruning a portfolio of SKUs is hard, but the benefits far outweigh the pain.
Posted 08/04 · 11:44 AM · SCMR Editorial
Having the right product in the right place at the right time and in the right quantity—or the optimal inventory level—is blocking and tackling. Yet, many organizations struggle with the basics of inventory management.
Posted 07/24 · 05:30 PM · SCMR Editorial
The new US REL Working Capital Survey for 2014 demonstrates that supply chain managers have a lot of work to do in balancing their books
Posted 07/24 · 05:24 PM · SCMR Editorial
The amount tied up in excess working capital at nearly 1000 of the largest public companies in the U.S. is over a trillion dollars, according to the REL research
Posted 05/01 · 11:00 AM · SCMR Editorial
Providing continuous replenishment to customers can have its benefits, but you have to get it right.
Posted 04/17 · 09:46 AM · MMH Editorial
Award jury received more than 3,200 entries from 48 countries in 17 categories.
Posted 03/19 · 08:21 AM · MMH Editorial
Ideal for high stock keeping unit (SKU) count, low frequency warehouses, the PickCart multi-order picking solution is equipped with route optimization software. This maximizes picking efficiency, said Antonio Rodrigues, North American sales manager for Pcdata’s (Booth 4834) pick control systems.
Posted 03/19 · 06:25 AM · SCMR Editorial
Industry analysts estimate that S&OP systems can reduce inventories by 5-10%; increase inventory turns by 5-10%; and increase service levels by 5-10%. All of these combined improvements can help boost top-line growth by 2-5%.
Posted 03/18 · 11:32 AM · MMH Editorial
Matthews Marking and Fulfillment Systems (Booth 7609) highlighted its new rugged MW Series pick-to-light module at a Tuesday press conference.
Posted 02/24 · 10:19 AM · SCMR Editorial
Companies that successfully rode out the recession are now looking for better times ahead but they should be cautious.